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Killen's Texas Barbecue

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3613 Broadway St, Pearland, TX 77581-4201
+1 281-485-2272
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good15%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“beef ribs” (126 reviews)
“meat plate” (34 reviews)
“creamed corn” (55 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3613 Broadway St, Pearland, TX 77581-4201
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting family here in Pearland and we all wanted a good burger for lunch. Four kids & three adults...... the worst burger any of us have had!! They were greasy and burned! It has cute decor and the fries were alright. All three adults has...More

Thank Connie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment you walk in until the satisfied time you leave Killen’s is life total perfection. Lining up and mentally drooling under the blackboard with all the delights and do watch for the easy to miss specials board on the floor to your left,...More

Thank northernneckinn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I wasn't impressed by the sausage. Texas has many German and Czech towns that make amazing sausage. They can get better sausage. But, the ribs and brisket were perfect.

Thank joelinda
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pork ribs were lean and well seasoned throughout. Mac and cheese and corn were very flavorful. Onion ring order is enough for 2 people and are prepared hot and fresh to order. This is our second visit and we will definitely return. Staff was polite...More

Thank ChrisTina_Fabe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If there is a long line everyday at lunch - you're at a good restaurant. There isn't a whole lot to write about Killens BBQ other than to say everything is excellent. Well worth the wait time.

Thank Wyatt S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very casual, you feel like walking into the school cafeteria. Service is fast, the guys behind the counter are in a hurry, so people in line are not kept waiting to taste how good the food is. Beef ribs are roasted to perfection, when you...More

Thank Marcos R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit to the famed BBQ restaurant owned by Ronnie Killen. Although I still gave it four stars, it really wasn't, at least today, as good as our first visit wherein it was five star. The brisket was still outstanding but the...More

Thank ppettyHtown
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second time dinning with our son & my wife. Also we order and share pork belly and beef brisket. Everything was delicious . For the side we order cream corn and cole slaw. For second time we were very satisfied with Killen’s...More

Thank Angel Luis R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite Houston area BBQ place. Everything is delish. Be prepared for a wait, but well worth it. Always take out town guests there and they love it too.

Thank litlaloo112
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is very good! I enjoyed the ribs and the pulled pork sandwich. My family enjoyed it as well. It is always enough food to enjoy!

Thank michaelfN4036SN
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Margaret C
July 24, 2017|
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Response from carolyncS156JP | Reviewed this property |
Closed on Mondays.
July 30, 2016|
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Response from Bigtallbird | Reviewed this property |
Shorter waits are toward 1:30-2 but you risk them running out of certain items. You get free beer on the weekends when you are waiting!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3613 Broadway St, Pearland, TX 77581-4201
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Pearland
  • Phone Number: +1 281-485-2272
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